IRC Research for Policy & Society Awards

Research for Policy & Society Awards

The aim of this programme is to build partnerships with government departments and agencies in order to enable peer-reviewed research/initiatives to underpin policy decisions, and to assist cultural and societal development. All partner departments/agencies will identify research topics/initiatives in areas relevant to their respective remits and with the Irish Research Council fund successful proposals addressing these topics. Partners who have confirmed their participation in Research for Policy & Society 2015 are:
Department of Arts, Heritage & the Gaeltacht
Department of Social Protection
Health Service Executive – Crisis Pregnancy Programme
Department of Children and Youth Affairs
Higher Education Authority
Department of Education & Skills

Further information on the Research for Policy & Society Awards